The first table below looks at the demand for PMP in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 105 77 90
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +13
Contract jobs citing PMP 25 46 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.85% 1.85% 1.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.55% 8.19% 6.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 14
Average daily rate £463 £388 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.35% -1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £308 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £468 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £400 £423
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -5.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.13 £35.01 £36.49
% change year-on-year
+8.89% -4.04%
Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
705 562 732
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.09% 22.65% 23.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 205 294
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 19 13
Average hourly rate £15.38 £18.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.89% +29.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.76 £12.46 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £56.00 £33.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -
PMP
South East

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PMP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

PMP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PMP across the Berkshire region.

PMP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

PMP
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

PMP Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

PMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PMP across the Berkshire region.

PMP Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

PMP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading -15 14 £550 +46.66% 3
Newbury -3 3 £453 - 1
Bracknell - - - -
PMP
South East

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing PMP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PMP.

1 37 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 33 (89.19%) PRINCE2
3 29 (78.38%) Project Management
4 15 (40.54%) Telecoms
5 10 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (27.03%) PRINCE
6 8 (21.62%) Automotive
7 7 (18.92%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (18.92%) Manufacturing
7 7 (18.92%) MS Office
7 7 (18.92%) ITIL
7 7 (18.92%) MS Visio
8 6 (16.22%) MS Project
8 6 (16.22%) Finance
8 6 (16.22%) Risk Management
8 6 (16.22%) Service Delivery
8 6 (16.22%) PMI
9 5 (13.51%) Change Management
9 5 (13.51%) ISEB
9 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (13.51%) Degree
9 5 (13.51%) Logistics
10 4 (10.81%) MS Project Server
10 4 (10.81%) Marketing
10 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
11 3 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (8.11%) SLA
11 3 (8.11%) SAP
11 3 (8.11%) Six Sigma

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing PMP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.81%) MS Project Server
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.70%) Apache
3 1 (2.70%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS PowerPoint
1 7 (18.92%) MS Office
1 7 (18.92%) MS Visio
2 6 (16.22%) MS Project
3 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.70%) SAP HR
2 1 (2.70%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) 3G
1 3 (8.11%) LTE
2 2 (5.41%) 4G
3 1 (2.70%) ATM
3 1 (2.70%) LAN
3 1 (2.70%) SDH
3 1 (2.70%) UMTS
3 1 (2.70%) WAN
3 1 (2.70%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.70%) 2G
3 1 (2.70%) WPA
3 1 (2.70%) MVNO
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Ant
1 1 (2.70%) CruiseControl
General
1 15 (40.54%) Telecoms
2 8 (21.62%) Automotive
3 7 (18.92%) Manufacturing
4 6 (16.22%) Finance
5 4 (10.81%) Marketing
6 2 (5.41%) Electronics
7 1 (2.70%) Legal
7 1 (2.70%) Retail
7 1 (2.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 26 (70.27%) Project Manager
2 8 (21.62%) Senior Manager
2 8 (21.62%) Senior Project Manager
3 4 (10.81%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Programme Manager
5 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 2 (5.41%) OSS Project Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Supply Chain Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Service Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Junior
5 2 (5.41%) Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) Graduate
6 1 (2.70%) Account Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Delivery Project Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Coordinator
6 1 (2.70%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Change Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Business Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) J2EE
1 1 (2.70%) Struts
1 1 (2.70%) Hibernate
1 1 (2.70%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) PMI
2 2 (5.41%) DTV
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (89.19%) PRINCE2
2 29 (78.38%) Project Management
3 10 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (27.03%) PRINCE
4 7 (18.92%) ITIL
5 6 (16.22%) Risk Management
5 6 (16.22%) Service Delivery
6 5 (13.51%) Change Management
6 5 (13.51%) Logistics
7 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.11%) Six Sigma
7 3 (8.11%) Service Management
7 3 (8.11%) Migration
7 3 (8.11%) Scrum
7 3 (8.11%) Resource Management
7 3 (8.11%) Programme Management
7 3 (8.11%) Dependency Management
8 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.41%) BPMN
8 2 (5.41%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) C
2 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 37 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 5 (13.51%) ISEB
2 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (13.51%) Degree
3 3 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (5.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (2.70%) CAPM
5 1 (2.70%) CIPD
5 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) SAP
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle
Newbury, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Comvergent Limited
Posted: 5 days ago